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Obama wants to ensure legal immunity for awful things America does abroad

From Reuters here:

President Barack Obama on Friday vetoed legislation allowing families of victims of the Sept. 11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia, which could prompt Congress to overturn his decision with a rare veto override, the first of his presidency.

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Dinosaur coach Ditka goes full American fascist!

From the Guardian here:

“I think it’s a problem, anybody who disrespects this country and the flag,” the longtime NFL coach said in a radio interview on KRLD-FM in Dallas.

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How about some white players take a knee this Sunday??!!

From L.A. Times here:

But Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett thinks something — or somebody — is missing.

“You need a white guy to join the fight,” he 

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Two questions regarding the Charlotte police shooting

From the New York Times:

The police chief in Charlotte, N.C., stood by his decision not to release the recordings of the fatal shooting of Keith L.

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Questioning the idea that drone attacks make us safer

From NBC News here:

The New York/New Jersey bombing suspect’s written praise for radical cleric Anwar al-Awlaki is another grim reminder that this icon of global jihad continues to inspire terror attacks long after he was killed in a U.S.

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Good news, Kaepernick not backing down!

From CNN here:

“There’s a lot of racism disguised as patriotism in this country. And people don’t like to address that. And they don’t like to address what the root of this protest is,” he added.

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Behold the wonder of Wall Street's financial innovation!

From CNBC here:

Wells Fargo has cut checks to the congressional campaigns of politicians on both sides of the aisle, including some who are questioning CEO John Stumpf on Capitol Hill Tuesday.

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